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Community Events, Ovations Offstage

Drag Storytime

October 14, 2023 • 3 PM

Back Cove Books

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Join Portland Ovations and local Drag Queens for an hour of stories and art! Glamorous expert storytellers use the art of drag to read books and lead craft projects at local bookstores, libraries, and community centers around Portland. This fun, fabulous literary experience fosters learning and play, encouraging children and their caregivers to celebrate all kinds of difference in a creative and joyful space.  

The first in our series features Ophelia.

Drag Storytime is suggested for ages 3+, more dates coming soon!


3pm at Back Cove Books featuring Ophelia
Free, no registration necessary


ASL available upon request.


Ophelia is a 7 year old drag queen and has lived in Maine her entire life. She’s always down to entertain and bring a smile to everyone’s face. She was named Portland’s best drag personality 2018 & 2022. She’s an avid reader and loves going on a journey through reading.

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